Daniel J. Murphy

#80405
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
24, 1922
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Sep 21, 2001 (79)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1922
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Sep 21, 2001 (79)

About

U.S. Navy Four-Star Admiral who held government positions during the administrations of Carter and Reagan.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Maryland, the Naval War College, and St. John's University before enlisting in the U.S. Navy in 1943.

Trivia

He commanded the Bennington aircraft carrier during the 1960s and the Sixth Fleet during the 1970s.

Family Life

His son, Daniel J. Murphy, Jr., grew up to be a Navy Vice Admiral.

Associated With

He was the Chief of Staff for then-Vice President George Bush during the Reagan administration.